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  1. lampas(Noun)

    A type of luxury fabric with a background weft.

  2. lampas(Noun)

    An inflammation and swelling of the soft parts of the palate immediately behind the foreteeth in a horse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lampas(noun)

    an inflammation and swelling of the soft parts of the roof of the mouth immediately behind the fore teeth in the horse; -- called also lampers

  2. Origin: [F. lampas.]


  1. Lampas

    Lampas is a type of luxury fabric with a background weft typically in taffeta with supplementary wefts laid on top and forming a design, sometimes also with a "brocading weft". Lampas is typically woven in silk, and often has gold and silver thread enrichment.


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